Tuesday, August 23, 2011

scenes from a wedding

Maya and Great aunt with me in the background

Ceiling: looked better when it got dark

Three cakes: chocolate almond, lemon, strawberry mousseline

Lots of candles

The ceiling

centerpiece: all were different

Head table flowers

Food table

garter retrieval

Head table
Maya and grandpa

Maya fascinated with the lights

Shanna and her aunt

Tables before the caterer came
Steve's family

Naomi drinking a Maya Tai
Steve and his sister
Getting ready early in the morning

Lots of asparagus. I don't care for it and apparently nobody else does either. Have tons left

The couple and the photographer. Can't wait to see his photos. He did such a good job on the engagement ones

Wild and crazy nephews and niece

The Menu
Shrimp Trio Platter
Fresh shrimp, sesame ginger shrimp and lemon
garlic shrimp with cocktail sauce

Grilled Asparagus Platter
With hearts of palm, cherry tomatoes and pine
nuts drizzled with lemon dressing

Poached Norwegian Salmon Platter
Whole salmon fillet served with watercress
cucumber sauce, red onion caper relish,
French baguette slices and crackers

Chicken Roulades
Stuffed with spinach, Parmesan and sun-dried
tomato, served with steamed broccoli, carrots
and aioli sauce

Caprese Salad Platter
Sliced tomatoes, fresh mozzarella and
basil with balsamic vinaigrette

French Potato Salad
with fresh tarragon

Marinated Flank Steak Platter
Served sliced with zucchini,
pepperonata and grilled ciabatta


Alli said...

Everything looked lovely. Ship down your left over asparagus I could never tire eating it....
You had quite the feast while I'm munching on a pop tart lol

I suppose with all the preparing things must seem very quiet now.....
Love Alli......

Anonymous said...

Beautiful Sue!! Your hard work turned out lovely!

Kathy&Chris said...

Everything looks so beautiful!! Family, food and the venue all look so lovely. Thanks for sharing this big event with us on your blog!
Kathy B


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